Laura King -NFPA
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Tue
Laura King was promoted to regional director for NFPA in Canada in January after 4.5 years as public-education specialist, helping fire departments develop risk-reduction programs.
Laura was editor of Fire Fighting in Canada and Canadian Firefighter magazines for 10 years before moving to NFPA in September 2017; previously, she was a reporter and editor at newspapers and legal publications across Canada and the United States.
Laura has an honours degree in journalism, political science and public administration. She is a certified Road to Mental Readiness instructor, an emergency management instructor, and is NFPA 1035 certified as a fire- and life-safety educator.
Laura lives near Toronto, is from Nova Scotia, and is happy to be back on the road!